The Poetry for Peace contest was held from 15 September until 14 October 2011. The winners were anounced at a ceremony at UN headquarters in New York.
Below is one of the contest entries.
There was a Big booming vibe. People dying others Crying, trying to Survive what others Couldn't thrive Wondering, crying, trying Dying day of piece September 21st absolutely No one should get hurt
— Sandra Moreta & Brielle Ferguson
All Poems Submitted to the Contest